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Avoid tabbing through enabled but non-editable fields

Avoid tabbing through enabled but non-editable fields

Avoid tabbing through enabled but non-editable fields

I am doing GUI development using PowerSoft's PowerJ and want to be able to skip over tabbing though some fields on GUI. The tool allows you to change the tab order, but I do not want to even tab to some of the fields (some enabled bu non-editable text fields. Any suggestions?

RE: Avoid tabbing through enabled but non-editable fields

The setEditable(false) method may will help you. Every class that was derived from java.awt.TextArea (TextField, TextArea, etc.) have this method.

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